MEMPHIS MISRAIM AS A CULTURAL RITE
Children born on the 21st and 19th century might have much understanding concerning the meaning of this rite in the society. Among the Masonic rite of passage is Memphis Misraim which came into existence by combining the two rites that is Memphis and Misraim to come up with one rite. Through the efforts of General Garibaldi in the 18th century this was passed to be practiced. The rite was outlawed before its full implementation as a rite of passage since it was not reflecting most of the dictates of the freemasons. Extensive information from free masonry world denotes that the rite of Memphis misraim is no longer in existence in many countries apart from Italy and Argentina. However, this information has not been substantially proved to be correct due to the fact that most of the information that comes from the freemason community is always confidential and classified. More information further points out that there has been a constant wrangles for dominance among the members of the community but no official information has been stated from the stakeholders of the community.
In the present society, the rites of Memphis Misraim that Albert pike have been viewing as a counterfeit in its nature of formation. This arise from the fact that associates of the society cling on the argument that the rite of passage has a weighty connection with political matters which is among the desecration of rubrics in the freemasonry society. Though, the culture has no regulation to terminate the functionality of the rite as has similar lessons that used to exist before. Accordingly, the rite still attests to be in accordance with most of the commands of the community as well as educations. Egyptians were at the forefront in championing this rite of passage because it came from Egypt.Incontestably, one cannot relay anything about Egyptian culture without mentioning its strong and intriguing aspect of Memphis Misraim. Moreover, Egyptian arts center have all the arts that were used in showing this passage of rite in the 17 and 18th centuries. Despite various members of the community possessing different views on the rite of Memphis Misraim, they started practicing this rite in the late 18th centuries as most of the countries that subscribed to these communities saw discarding this rite as being meaningless in the freemasonry world. Moreover, the strong organization that was used in advocating and enacting of the rite of Memphis Misraim prevented it from falling. Members of the community in the present society are satisfied with this rite of passage built to follow its dictates. In addition, it had been introduced as total functional arm of the community thus making of much importance in the society.